Some restaurants are abandoning tipping in favor of paying their staff higher wages

Some restaurants are abandoning tipping in favor of paying their staff higher wages

Owner Devinder Chaudhary and server Robert Lamieux at Aiana Restaurant Collective in Ottawa on May 30.Spencer Colby/The Globe and Mail Chris Locke was surprised when he was given the option to tip on a recent purchase at a cannabis store. As the executive chef at Marben, a downtown Toronto mainstay, tipping had been on the … Read more

Ontario government pledges $75-million to restore train service to Timmins

Ontario government pledges -million to restore train service to Timmins

The Ontario government says it is investing $75 million to restore passenger rail service to northeastern Ontario for the first time in more than a decade. Premier Doug Ford made the pre-election announcement in Timmins after traveling from Toronto on board an Ontario Northland train. The government released an updated initial business case for passenger … Read more